Elizabeth Euphemia Miles (1877 - 1909)

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Arat, Australia

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Arat, Australia

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Father: Mcdonald Donald Miles
Mother: Elizabeth Holman Miles

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Euphemia

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Krimbill Kids

Krimbill Kids

Sandee F. (Potts) Miles

Sandee F. (Potts) Miles

Leon Lyvers

Leon Lyvers

Susie (Biggs) Earls Miles, Missouri

Susie (Biggs) Earls Miles, Missouri

Brenda L Grimes family, Florida

Brenda L Grimes family, Florida

Siebold, Carpenter, & Miles Family

Siebold, Carpenter, & Miles Family

Josh Miles, ex-slave, Waco

Josh Miles, ex-slave, Waco

ted stafford's Army Book, Kansas M & N surnames

ted stafford's Army Book, Kansas M & N surnames

ted stafford's Army Book Kansas - M surnames

ted stafford's Army Book Kansas - M surnames

Charles Isaac Miles

Charles Isaac Miles

Mrs J.A. Miles & Mary E. Miles, 1887, UK

Mrs J.A. Miles & Mary E. Miles, 1887, UK

Melvira Mai Miles Timms

Melvira Mai Miles Timms

Jesse Brown Miles

Jesse Brown Miles

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Frances Ross Miles Krimbill Kids Sandee F. (Potts) Miles Leon Lyvers

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1877 - In the year that Elizabeth Euphemia Miles was born, on July 14th, strikes and resulting riots began at the Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad. A sympathy strike and rioting began in Pittsburgh and a worker's rebellion began in St. Louis, then spread to other cities. 100 people were killed before the strikes ended when President Rutherford B. Hayes sent federal troops to each of the cities involved.

1883 - Elizabeth was just 6 years old when on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

1884 - By the time she was only 7 years old, on August 5th, the cornerstone for the base of the Statue of Liberty - a gift from the people of France - was laid. 120,000 people - most donations were $1 - donated to the completion of the base. An 1883 poem by Emma Lazarus was also written to raise funds. That poem was included in the base of the statue and is well known today. The most famous phrase: "Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!" cries she
With silent lips. "Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!"

1888 - When she was just 11 years old, on August 7th, the body of a prostitute was found in the Whitechapel section of London. Martha Tabram had been stabbed 39 times - a possible but not confirmed victim of Jack the Ripper. On August 31st, the body of Mary Ann Nichols was found - stabbed and mutilated. On September 8th, the body of Annie Chapman was found - throat slit and disemboweled. On September 30th, Elizabeth Stride, also a prostitute in Whitechapel, was found dead from a slit throat. Within an hour, another body was discovered - Catherine Eddowes'. She was far more savagely murdered and it is thought that the Ripper had more time with her. Then, on November 9th, the body of prostitute Mary Jane Kelly was found in a boarding room in Whitechapel. Considered to be the probable fifth, and last, of Jack the Ripper's victims, Kelly's was the most savage of his murders.

1909 - In the year of Elizabeth Euphemia Miles's passing, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

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Elizabeth Euphemia Miles died in 1909 in Arat, Australia at 32 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. She was born in 1877. She was born to Mcdonald Donald Miles and Elizabeth Holman Miles, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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